$0.28 EPS Expected for Symantec (SYMC); Exlservice Holdings (EXLS) Sellers Decreased By 0.36% Their Shorts

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Exlservice Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:EXLS) had a decrease of 0.36% in short interest. EXLS’s SI was 387,200 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 0.36% from 388,600 shares previously. With 105,700 avg volume, 4 days are for Exlservice Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:EXLS)’s short sellers to cover EXLS’s short positions. The SI to Exlservice Holdings Inc’s float is 1.17%. The stock increased 0.40% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $60.52. About 54,363 shares traded. ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) has risen 8.09% since April 22, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.72% the S&P500. Some Historical EXLS News: 01/05/2018 - EXLSERVICE SEES FY REV. $835M TO $855M, EST. $845.4M; 01/05/2018 - EXLSERVICE HOLDINGS, INC.: EXL DEEPENS INVESTMENT IN; 01/05/2018 - ExlService 1Q Rev $207M; 17/04/2018 - ExlService Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 01/05/2018 - ExlService Sees FY Rev $835M-$855M; 01/05/2018 - ExlService Agrees to Acquire SCIOInspire Holdings; 01/05/2018 - EXLSERVICE 1Q ADJ EPS 64C, EST. 64C; 01/05/2018 - ExlService 1Q Adj EPS 64c; 01/05/2018 - EXLSERVICE SEES FY ADJ EPS $2.70 TO $2.80, EST. $2.76; 01/05/2018 - ExlService 1Q EPS 66c

Analysts expect Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) to report $0.28 EPS on May, 9.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 7.69% from last quarter’s $0.26 EPS. SYMC’s profit would be $178.94M giving it 21.57 P/E if the $0.28 EPS is correct. After having $0.37 EPS previously, Symantec Corporation’s analysts see -24.32% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.00% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $24.16. About 1.85 million shares traded. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has declined 16.67% since April 22, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.04% the S&P500. Some Historical SYMC News: 16/05/2018 - Research Conducted by Comodo CA Reveals that more than One Million Distrusted Website Certificates from Symantec Remai; 22/05/2018 - The Klein Law Firm Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Possible Violations of Federal Securities Laws by Symantec; 01/05/2018 - Fitch Affirms Symantec at ‘BB+’; Outlook Positive; 14/05/2018 - Symantec: Unlikely Investigation Completed in Time for Annual Report on Form 10-K for Fiscal Yr Ended March 30; 30/05/2018 - SYMANTEC CORP DELAYS 10-K FILING; 14/05/2018 - Symantec: Internal Investigation in Connection With Concerns by Former Employee; 15/04/2018 - Symantec Targeted Attack Analytics Enables Customers to Uncover the Most Sophisticated and Dangerous Cyber Attacks; 11/05/2018 - Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Symantec Corporation (SYMC) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm; 02/04/2018 - Jeff Rothschild Joins Pure Storage’s Board of Directors; 22/03/2018 - Cryptojacking Skyrockets to the Top of the Attacker Toolkit, Signaling Massive Threat to Cyber and Personal Security

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.18, from 1.1 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 13 investors sold ExlService Holdings, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 58 raised stakes. 31.59 million shares or 4.10% more from 30.35 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Smithfield holds 0% or 60 shares. Miracle Mile Ltd holds 0.03% of its portfolio in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) for 5,025 shares. Millennium Management Limited Liability Com holds 7,985 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 52,755 were reported by Arizona State Retirement System. Pnc Fin Service Group Incorporated Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) for 38,700 shares. Fenimore Asset Mngmt reported 185,605 shares stake. Signaturefd Ltd accumulated 0% or 26 shares. Virginia Retirement Et Al holds 0.01% of its portfolio in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) for 11,400 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 2,468 shares in its portfolio. Eagle Asset has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS). Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership invested 0.03% in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS). Ny State Teachers Retirement System reported 19,700 shares stake. Asset Management One Commerce has invested 0% in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS). Wealthtrust reported 0.01% in ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS). Renaissance Tech Lc reported 545,200 shares.

More notable recent ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “ExlService Holdings, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call - GlobeNewswire” on April 04, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “EXL Reports 2018 Third Quarter Results Nasdaq:EXLS - GlobeNewswire” published on November 01, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “ExlService Holdings (EXLS) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - Nasdaq” on March 26, 2019. More interesting news about ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “EXL joins the Blockchain in Transportation Alliance (BiTA) - GlobeNewswire” published on October 08, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “EXL Reports 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results - GlobeNewswire” with publication date: February 28, 2019.

Since December 3, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $1.89 million activity. The insider STUDENMUND JAYNIE M bought $123,543. 5,500 shares were sold by BAGAI PAVAN, worth $325,765 on Monday, February 4. Shares for $185,154 were sold by OSTLER CLYDE W on Tuesday, December 4. $309,060 worth of stock was sold by STAGLIN GAREN K on Monday, December 10. Miglani Nalin Kumar also sold $72,497 worth of ExlService Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXLS) on Thursday, January 31.

ExlService Holdings, Inc. provides operations management and analytics services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company has market cap of $2.08 billion. It operates in two divisions, Operations Management, and Analytics. It has a 37.36 P/E ratio. The Operations Management segment offers business process management services to the insurance industry in the areas of claims processing, subrogation, premium and benefit administration, agency management, account reconciliation, policy research, underwriting support, new business processing, policy servicing, premium audit, surveys, billing and collection, commercial and residential survey, and customer services.

Among 3 analysts covering Exlservice Holdings (NASDAQ:EXLS), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Exlservice Holdings had 5 analyst reports since February 28, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Barrington with “Buy” on Friday, March 1. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Thursday, February 28 with “Buy”. On Friday, March 1 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”.

Symantec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $15.44 billion. It operates through two divisions, Consumer Digital Safety and Enterprise Security. It currently has negative earnings. The Consumer Digital Safety segment provides Norton-branded services that provide multi-layer security services across desktop and mobile operating systems, public Wi-Fi connections, and home networks to defend against online threats to individuals, families, and small businesses.

Since February 14, 2019, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $1.47 million activity. Cappellanti-Wolf Amy L. had sold 18,321 shares worth $422,327. $1.05M worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) was sold by Kapuria Samir.

More notable recent Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: SYMC, GIS, ADS - Nasdaq” on April 08, 2019, also Businesswire.com with their article: “Symantec Joins U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Industrial Base Cyber Security Program - Business Wire” published on April 22, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Nasdaq 100 Movers: EA, SYMC - Nasdaq” on April 08, 2019. More interesting news about Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “5 Cybersecurity Stocks to Watch As the Trend Heats Up - Nasdaq” published on April 04, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “3 Big Stock Charts for Wednesday: Chubb, Symantec and CarMax - Investorplace.com” with publication date: March 27, 2019.

Among 4 analysts covering Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Symantec had 4 analyst reports since November 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Mizuho initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, March 26 report. The stock of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, April 8 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Neutral” on Friday, November 2. The stock of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, November 2 by Wedbush.

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